Virginia Heroes

James Milton Parrish

Private, Army

Born: February 4, 1926
Hometown: Richmond City, Virginia
Entered: August 15, 1944
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: February 19, 1945
Died In: Saarland, Germany

Private Parrish served with the 302nd Infantry Regiment, 94th Infantry Division.

He was a 1944 graduate of Church High School and was a active member in his local Boy Scout Troop.

He received basic training  at Camp Wheeler near Macon, Georgia, and was deployed to Europe in January 1945.

He is buried in Olive Branch Cemetery in Portsmouth, Virginia.

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